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Subscribe to NBU notifications

In case you are not aware - you can subscribe to NBU notifications over here: Hopefully NBU 9 will be added to the list soon.

Marianne by Moderator
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Services in netbackup in Linux

Hi All,   May be this question be silly for you guys, but just want to knwo what are the servives in netbackup   I came to know below are the process   NB Processes ------------ root     14057     1  0 23:07 ?        00:00:00 /usr/openv/netba...

Jim89 by Level 3
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Resolved! VERITAS Netbackup license upgrade to 7.7

From long history, we have all different Netbackup license keys from 6.5 to 7.7. Some of them even discontiued. Is there any way VERITAS/Symantec can help to upgrade all Netbackup to the same version and new names? thank you !  

FlyMountain by Moderator
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Images not expire in media server

I have the same problem, images will not expire. I've tried everything, bpimage -cleanup -allclients, nbdelete -allvolumes -force, services NetBackup admin logon, but I still can expire. I can duplicate manually, but not expire. fragment log BPDM 5...

Resolved! mysql restore show no backup dates

NBU master server, client the client is a Windows Server 2008 R2 server, freshly installed but using the name hostname as the failed server. SQL Server 2008 R2 was also freshly installed. i configured the NBU SQL Client correctly as ...

manatee by Level 6
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Resolved! Cold ORA db backup under (Sun) Cluster

Just wondering before I need to do it for real how folks deal with oracle backups with agent that are offline and under cluster control. Hot / online problem the db stays running , the cluster is happy. But we may be needing cold backu...

Resolved! backup error 227

hi all i have a fail backup , bellows result of bptestbpcd command  bptestbpcd -client DSP071 -debug -verbose 15:50:38.550 [5957] <2> bptestbpcd: VERBOSE = 5 15:50:38.550 [5957] <2> ConnectToBPCD: db_getCLIENT(DSP071) failed: 227 15:50:38.551 [59...

Lou123 by Level 3
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Unable to open Help topics from NBU admin console

Hello I am getting the following error when I launch help topics from the netbackup console of master server "Unable to download. Unable to open this Internet site. The requested site is either unavailable or cannot be found. Please try again la...

Resolved! SQL Default Application Retention

Hi All , Can someone please explain to me. With regards to the rention period on the default application schedule for sql, if i create other schedules like daily and weekly and give them their own retention periods, do they inherit the retention of t...

Vusi by Not applicable
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Resolved! Does NetBackup Support NSS open file backup for Linux?

Good Morning, We are having some issues determining if NetBackup Supports NSS open files for Linux.  Does the NetBackup know how to back up OES/NSS following the links to the shadow volumes? Suse Linux Version 10 is being used on the host servers....

Upgrade Version 7.5 to 7.7

I have an environment where I own a MasterServer and MediaServer in version installed on windows servers Server 2008. I am doing the migration to version 7.7. I installed on a WIndows Server 2012 R2 Datacenter Virtual server the MasterServer ...

Resolved! Windows 2012 R2 Socket Write Error

Hi, I have an issue with a server that fails to backup the C: drive with an error Status 24: Socket Write Error. Yet the child jobs for the D:, E: & F: drives all work without any problems. When i start a backup job it looks like its going to start...

Resolved! "remote client support feature" for SAN media server

I am configuring a SAN media server in our enterprise netbackup server enviornemnt, i applied "enterprise cleint", "tape drive" and "enterprise disk" license on it. when i configure the tape library and drives, i got error "remote support client supp...

FlyMountain by Moderator
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Monthly/weekly backup is failing with error 13.

Master server: uskssb5501 win 2003 netbackup 7.6 cleint:hpdmpf01 netbackup 7.1 Monthly and Weekly backups are failing with error 13. Only G drive backup is failing . I have got below detailed output.   11/6/2015 6:00:05 PM - Info nbjm(pid=6352) s...

Oracle DB discovery - duplicate instances in admin console

I recently have started to investigate OIP for our Oracle backups.  One of my hosts was configured with a FQDN in its bp.conf, which was not standard in our environment.  So I modified the bp.conf so "CLIENT_NAME" is no longer fully qualified. Issue...

elanmbx by Level 6
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Resolved! breaking up the clients tarball into individual OS

I am looking for instructions to seperate the CLIENT1/CLIENT2.tar.gz into smaller individual OS so that we wouldn't need to copy over the whole tarball to each remote server.   Thank you!

jlim0930 by Not applicable
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Resolved! How AIR transfer data?

Hi all!   Does anybody know how AIR transfer images from one to another NBU domain? I mean, which protocol/application transfer data between NBU domains? and if the data transferred is compressed or encripted?   Thanks!!

Di_Ro by Level 4
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Resolved! nb catalog more than 5TB

Hi, I have one master server with 7.5 running on redhat 5.8 including media server. another 4 media servers with same 7.5 version with linux os and one windows os. No of NB clients are 2000.( exchange, sql , vms, oracle, bmr ). Also have 4 NDMP Da...

Resolved! NDMP restore issue

Hello People, I want to restore old LTO3 tapes(written by an EMC Cellera) to same EMC Cellera The ndmp host is configured.  I have got a new Windows Server 2008R2 with NBU 7.5 installed. It´s my first time to restore with NDMP In the Restore Mang...